Pending GCC-3.1 upgrade - do or don't

Matthew Burgess ca9mbu at
Tue May 7 14:09:50 PDT 2002

>So out of roughly 250 installed packages on my systems, one doesn't work
> with gcc-3 yet (but only because java is a pre-compiled package, so that's
> simply a known issue with binary incompatibility. Maybe there's a java
> system that isn't only available as a binary which would totally
> this claim. I only tried the IBM and SUN java run-time suites).
> --
> Gerard Beekmans


Compiling the Sun Java SDK from source should prove/disprove the binary
incompatibility theory.  Try this link:

You'll have to register to get a username/password before it'll let you
download the thing - and you can only get the source to 1.3.1 (not the most
recent 1.4.0 release).  But, if you want to be sure it's the binary then...

Hope this helps


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